The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 77 53 78
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +25
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 6 29 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.70% 3.19% 0.26%
As % of the General category 2.47% 10.00% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 0
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +14.18%
Back Office
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

General Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
243 290 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.35% 31.94% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 200 195 173
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £27,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the South Yorkshire region.

Back Office Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Back Office
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -10 6 £35,000 -6.66%
Back Office
Yorkshire

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office.

1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) T-SQL
2 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
2 10 (58.82%) Web Services
2 10 (58.82%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) Retail
2 10 (58.82%) Mobile App
2 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
3 9 (52.94%) XML
3 9 (52.94%) XSLT
4 8 (47.06%) MVC
4 8 (47.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (47.06%) .NET Framework
5 7 (41.18%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
5 7 (41.18%) RESTful
5 7 (41.18%) MVVM
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
8 1 (5.88%) Windows
8 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
8 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 10 (58.82%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Software Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Junior
4 5 (29.41%) Junior Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Junior Software Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Graduate Software Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Graduate
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
1 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
1 10 (58.82%) Web Services
2 9 (52.94%) XML
2 9 (52.94%) XSLT
3 8 (47.06%) .NET Framework
3 8 (47.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (41.18%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Mobile App
2 7 (41.18%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
2 7 (41.18%) MVVM
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Process Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) T-SQL
2 10 (58.82%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) VMware